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Ensuring Adequate Veterinary Care: Roles and Responsibilities of Facility Owners and Attending Veterinarians [APHIS Animal Care Tech Note]


Author:
United States, Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, and Animal Care Division
Year:
1999
Subject:
Animal Welfare--Laws and legislation and Veterinarians
Abstract:
This Tech Note describes the requirement under the Animal Welfare Act that animals in research facilities or held by breeders, dealers, or transporters, be provided with adequate veterinary care. It includes a checklist of items that APHIS inspectors use to evaluate a facility's veterinary care program.
Publisher:
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection